Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Drone Fly

Eristalis Crassipes

Description:

A stocky bee mimic with a large wingspan, This drone fly is often seen slow moving when feeding.

Habitat:

Common in the veld and gardens especially in the Eastern Cape

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Michael Strydom
Spotted by
Michael Strydom

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Spotted on Sep 6, 2016
Submitted on Sep 6, 2016

Related Spottings

Blinde bij (Eristalis tenax) Fly Eristalis species Eristalis hoverfly

Nearby Spottings

Mica Cap / Shiny Cap Spotting Banded Bee Harlequin Click Beetle
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team